Jeremiah 33:23

23 The word of the LORD came to Jeremiah:

Jeremiah 33:23 in Other Translations

KJV
23 Moreover the word of the LORD came to Jeremiah, saying,
ESV
23 The word of the LORD came to Jeremiah:
NLT
23 The LORD gave another message to Jeremiah. He said,
MSG
23 God's Message to Jeremiah:
CSB
23 The word of the Lord came to Jeremiah:

Jeremiah 33:23 Meaning and Commentary

Jeremiah 33:23

Moreover the word of the Lord came unto Jeremiah
Upon the same subject, concerning the continuance of David's seed; with a refutation of a calumny uttered against the Lord about the rejection of them: saying;
as follows:

Jeremiah 33:23 In-Context

21 then my covenant with David my servant—and my covenant with the Levites who are priests ministering before me—can be broken and David will no longer have a descendant to reign on his throne.
22 I will make the descendants of David my servant and the Levites who minister before me as countless as the stars in the sky and as measureless as the sand on the seashore.’ ”
23 The word of the LORD came to Jeremiah:
24 “Have you not noticed that these people are saying, ‘The LORD has rejected the two kingdoms he chose’? So they despise my people and no longer regard them as a nation.
25 This is what the LORD says: ‘If I have not made my covenant with day and night and established the laws of heaven and earth,